This hotel has a fantastic location in the city of Wells, being right in the centre with plenty of shops and places to visit. For 600 years they have had many guests enjoy this wonderful inn, with a few famous faces too. The Cathedral is directly opposite the hotel and you can admire its magnificence from our outside seating area, directly leading into the Cathedral gardens. For film buffs, this hotel also had various scenes filmed here for the well known Simon Pegg film ‘Hot Fuzz’
The bedrooms at The Swan are traditional, stylish
and comfortable but still offer all the modern
amenities you need to enjoy a relaxing stay in Wells.
Some of our rooms have a stunning view of the famous
Wells Cathedral, like our gorgeous suite with
three separate luxurious rooms.
Our food combines traditional British cooking with a modern
twist and offers only the finest locally sourced ingredients.
Our Restaurant is one of only 30 hotels to feature in the
first Michelin Guide in 1911 and still be in it today!
Our bar is the perfect place to meet friends and catch
up. We also have a stunning outside seating area,
directly leading to the Cathedral gardens.
The City of Wells is full of rich historic sites, perfect to
explore. From the Castle to the Cathedral, walking through Wells
is like taking a trip through the ages. If you are a film buff,
you may recognise many places from the famous film ‘Hot Fuzz’,
there is even a guided tour you can take to see all the major places
in the film. There are plenty of shops to enjoy also.
From breakfast to supper and everything in between,
our seasonal menus feature the finest, locally sourced
ingredients. Our chefs combine their love & passion for
food to create dishes you will adore.
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